EMS World

Manatee County emergency management officials are asking 100 plus businesses to register their AEDs on the PulsePoint app so users know if there are cardiac arrest victims nearby who need aid.
Several cities and counties are planning to sue for the excessive costs of handling the opioid epidemic, especially for medical services, fire departments, and law enforcement.
Mothers can anonymously drop off their infants in the baby box at fire departments, which sets off a silent alarm alerting EMS personnel that it's in use.
The LBKAlert system alerts community members through call, text or email notifications of emergency events and instructions on what actions to take to protect themselves.
The Wapello County Public Health Office will be distributing 12 Lifepak defibrillators to public locations to increase survival rates for heart attack and cardiac arrest victims.
Cardinal Health's Opioid Action Program will be distributing free Narcan doses to first responders and financially support youth drug prevention and education programs.
Lower Valley Ambulance Service is asking the community to fill an ambulance with donated toys for needy families in the community.
Staff members of all 19 Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh locations have been trained in administering Naloxone in response to the growing number of opioid overdoses in the region.
In partnership with the Jeffrey Lee Williams Foundation, named after a boy who was killed by carbon monoxide poisoning, the York County Carbon Monoxide Safety Project aims to provide 2,000 carbon monoxide alarms to residents.
Fire departments and other local partners team up with Red Cross volunteers to help reduce home fire tragedies in at-risk communities.
TCAD paramedics provide guidelines for ensuring children's safety on Halloween, when pedestrians are twice as likely to be struck by a motor vehicle.
By breaking complex calls down, you can more fully appreciate how you helped.
EMS leads a community of responders that pull together before, during, and after a tragedy.
The governor declared a Day of Remembrance held in Sonoma County in honor of the 42 lives lost, where they rang a bell for each individual.
Clifton Park Halfmoon EMS and Capital Region Toys for Tots are calling for volunteers to help assemble no-sew, hand-tied fleece blankets to be distributed to children in need during the Christmas season.